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Exciting News - We have gained a place in Rock Challenge again! Hopeful dancers and crew have a letter today (Monday)

Monday year 4 pupils taking part in Roald Dahl Day and will take part in a Puffin books webcast from London

To get a feel for what may be in store at the Orchards take a look at last years diary to see how many activities and events have been enjoyed (past diary link), after school clubs have thrived too (clubs link)

 A new club list has been published (clubs link)places are going fast!  and the diary is expanding as we plan and book events and activities (Live diary link )a few dates have been added for trips and residential stays.

School Day for pupils
8:45 to 14:45
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School Reception Open
08:00 - 16:00
Reception Phone Number
01903 520202

Orchards Middle School - Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND).

To find out more about our approach and how we can help click here >> You can also download a copy of the Local Offer from the same page >>

Good Work Orchards

Sir Michael Wilshaw of Ofsted has written to us to tell us that Ofsted are happy we have continued our good work - read the full letter by clicking the A+ button.


You may also wish to read the letter from the WSCC Strategic Commissioner for Learning by clicking the Thumbs Up button


We have also posted the latest school news letter. Click Latest News menu or billboard

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Well Done Orchards




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We are delighted and proud to have won Rock Challenge at Portsmouth Guildhall - we now go forward to the finals in June.  To read more click here

We have partnered with Parent Mail to improve the way we communicate with you. We will be able to send you texts and e-mails, making our communications more reliable (no searching school bags) and more Eco friendly (less paper).


In early January we posted an invitation letter to every parent. Please register your mobile number and your e-mail address. Click Here You will need the code from your invite letter.


If you have not had your letter, or mislaid it, please speak to school reception.


TIP: Check your spam or junk folders if you have not had a validation e-mail

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We have added a homework zone to our site. Click the blackboard

Pupils will be told about homework in school

Take a look at our curriculum plans for this term.

Use the Teaching and Learning menu on the left or click here

Visit our Library Feature Click here

Learn about our new system, junior librarians and more.

Best in the UK - Our Rock Challenge entry for 2102 has been voted best in the UK - Orchards were voted Best Make-up of all the entries across the UK

Rock Challenge Web Site

Best Ever: We are proud and delighted to report our best ever National Curriculum Test Results. To see the breakdown click here.

Requests for absence - Year 6 Pupils: Please note that requests for absence during the period new year until May will not be approved for Year 6 Pupils. As these are the weeks leading up to the National Curriculum Tests.

Orchards Achieve NACE Challenge Award - First in West Sussex

We are delighted to announce that the school is the first in West Sussex to achieve the NACE National Association for Able Children in Education) Challenge Award.

The award recognises the work the school does with able, gifted and talented children.

More about NACE and the Challenge Award visit our Gifted and Talented Pages (or click here)





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